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[Prevalence of primary antiretroviral resistance among HIV infected patients in Chile].
BACKGROUND The main cause of virological failure during AIDS treatment is the resistance to antiretroviral medications (ARV). AIM To search for mutations associated with ARV resistance in recentlyExpand
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Detección de resistencia primaria en pacientes chilenos infectados por VIH
Resistance mutations were detected in 10 patients. All had anuniversity title or had university studies. All lived in northeastern Santiago and had risky sexualbehaviors while traveling abroad. SevenExpand
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HIV-1 subtypes in Santiago, Chile.
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[Primary resistance to antiretroviral therapy in patients with HIV/AIDS in Chile].
BACKGROUND Resistance to antiretroviral therapy is a determining factor for therapeutic failure in HIV/AIDS. The prevalence of primary resistance (i.e. in those patients that have not receivedExpand
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[Innate immunity restoration in patients with HIV/AIDS infection associated with antiretroviral therapy].
BACKGROUND Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in HIV/AIDS infection induces an important reduction of the viral load (VL) and an immune system reconstitution. CD4+ T lymphocyte count is theExpand
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Behavioral effects of intracerebral administration of luteinizing hormone releasing hormone (LHRH) in rats
The effects of LHRH intracerebrally infused on acquisition of conditioned avoidance responses (CARs) and spontaneous motility were studied in adult male rats. The results were the following: 1) LHRHExpand
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[Clinical and immunological study of 10 immunocompetent patients with esophageal candidiasis].
BACKGROUND Esophageal candidiasis is associated with conditions that cause an immune depression. It is a defining disease for AIDS, is observed in poorly controlled diabetics, in patients with renalExpand
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[Meningitis in subjects with human immunodeficiency virus infection].
BACKGROUND Neurological complications are frequently observed in HIV-1 patients. Lumbar puncture (LP) and LSF analysis are two key diagnostic procedures. AIM To describe the etiology meningealExpand
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Prevalence of R5 and X4 HIV variants in antiretroviral treatment experienced patients with virologic failure.
BACKGROUND Antiretroviral therapy (ART) inhibits virus replication. Nevertheless, ART has the disadvantage of generate selective resistance and adverse events. Coreceptor antagonists are a family ofExpand
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Is diet partly responsible for differences in COVID-19 death rates between and within countries?
Reported COVID-19 deaths in Germany are relatively low as compared to many European countries. Among the several explanations proposed, an early and large testing of the population was put forward.Expand
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